This hotfix fixes the
following issues that are not previously documented in a Microsoft Knowledge
When you synchronize two or more users who have the same
display name from different domains, the Active Directory sync fails in Project
Server 2007. Additionally, the status is "Partial Fail."
The values in the following fields are different in Project
Professional 2007 and in the OLAP cube. For timephased assignments:
For a task:
In Project Web Access (PWA), you receive the following
error message when you click My Tasks:
An unexpected error has occurred.
This issue may
occur if an assignment uses an enterprise calendar that is no longer
You use the Project Server Interface (PSI) to update the
timephased actual work. After you publish the project, the timephased work and
the timephased actual work are not added to the MSP_EpmAssignmentByDay table in the reporting database. However, the MSP_EpmAssignment table shows the correct timephased work and actual
In Project Professional 2007, inactive work resources are
changed to inactive material resources. However, the resources are displayed
correctly as inactive work resources in PWA.
When a PWA site is provisioned, the site provisioning
status is "Waiting for Resources." This issue may occur if the Project Server
synchronization timer job is missing.
You set the My Timesheet view to display work in hours.
However, on the My Timesheets page, the remaining work values are in
You apply the Project Server 2007 Infrastructure Update.
When you update the % Complete field on the Assignment Details
page in PWA, the field is not updated in Project Professional
In PWA, you use the timesheet to update actual work.
However, the remaining work may not be updated as expected on the My Tasks
page. Therefore, the remaining work is also not updated in Project Professional
If you set the regional setting to Danish or Norwegian,
certain values of a custom resource field are blank for some resources on the
Resource Center page in PWA.
In a Norwegian version of Project Server 2007, the word
"fullfør" is displayed incorrectly in the Group by list or in
the Then by list on the My Tasks page.
If you change Project custom fields in PWA, the Title
property is changed unexpectedly.
If you submit actual work that is at least one year from
the actual start date of an assignment, the actual work is not displayed in the
task updates approval grid. If the updates are accepted, the work is applied to
The duration calculation for work that is entered on
nonworking time is not calculated as expected.
You cannot send updates to the duration custom field from
the My Tasks page in PWA. Instead, you receive the following error message:
Your updates were not saved because of the following
Note No reasons are listed.
You apply hotfix 957696. When you publish a project, you
may receive the following error message on the Manage Queue Jobs page:
supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended
to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this
hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this
article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are
not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next
software update that contains this hotfix.
If the hotfix is available
for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this
Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft
Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.
Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required,
you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs
will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for
this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and
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which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a
hotfix is not available for that language.
There are no prerequisites for
installing this hotfix.
not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.
Hotfix replacement information
This hotfix does not replace a previously released
To use one of the hotfixes in
this package, you do not have to make any changes to the
This hotfix may not
contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the
latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to correct
the issue that is listed in this article.
Global version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer
package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files
are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you
view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the
difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab
in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.